Great Nemunas loop by bike
Briefly about the route
Birštonas Tourism Information Center
Not many people know that Birštonas mineral water resort was a private town until the restoration of independence. What’s even more interesting is that written records of the resort date back to the 14th century when a fortified wooden castle was mentioned in the New Prussian Chronicle by Vygandas Marburgietis (Wigand of Marburg). In 1382, the Grand Master of the Order of the Teutonic Knights was informed that a homestead was founded by the salty water (near the Nemunas river). It happened almost 500 years before the location was granted official status as a resort! The small town began to be known as an oasis of rest...
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Holiday hotel "Birštono Tulpe"
"Birštono tulpe" is a holiday home of Kaišiadorys Diocese situated next to a wooden negotiated church of St. Church of the Apostles Peter and Paul in Nemajūnai village. This place of stay is most suitable for traveling pilgrims.
Mineral water pavilion „Birutės Villa“
Mineral water pavilion „Birutės Villa“ A new tourist attraction has opened in Vytautas Park in the resort of Birštonas – a mineral water pavilion „Birutės Villa“. The pavilion houses a mineral water basin with a fountain and a mineral water vaporization wall. Visitors of the new wellness centre can improve their health by inhaling the air saturated with minerals, pampering their body and soul, doing a workout, practising yoga and drinking herbal tea. The new pavilion is not meant for commercial use and charges no admission fee. „Birutės Villa“ is an indoor pavilion and can be visited...